Good Morning!!. NVC Inflation-o- R ama! Essential Question : How did the global economic downturn play out from 1914 to 1929 Homework : Stalin DBQ Prompt DUE FRIDAY! . Inflation-o-Rama!. Directions. Today’s activity is meant to SIMULATE the global economic situation post-WWI.
Essential Question: How did the global economic downturn play out from 1914 to 1929
Homework: Stalin DBQ Prompt DUE FRIDAY!
“It is 1914. The great empires of the world are flourishing. They are competing with each other over who is best.”
“It is 1919. WWI has just ended. The major European nations are BANKRUPT! The Treaty of Versailles has been signed, forcing Germany to pay for the entire war.”
“It is 1924. The Dawes Plan has just been signed. America has stepped in to stabilize the world economy, loaning Germany the money it needs to pay off its debts.”
“It is 1929. The Great Depression has just struck America. The American economy collapses All American financial support to Europe stops. ”